warm, friendly, authoritative, compassionate
I am a professional voice actor with over four years of experience. Additionally, I have an IMDb credit for work on the Discovery Channel, and my short story narration can be heard on The District of Wonders Network: Far Fetched Fables. I'm also a skilled audiobook narrator. I have a versatile voice that can fit your needs for just about any project. I can be reached directly at 917-532-8862, and at www.mariamakisvoiceover.com.
I am a reliable, experienced voice actor who commits to each project with one goal in mind - producing top quality narration in a timely manner that fully satisfies my clients.
PROFESSIONALLY TRAINED VOICE ACTOR
I have a B.A. degree in Communications from SUNY Albany, and an MFA in acting from NYU Tisch School of the Arts, where I focused on character work and singing. I also have a law degree (J.D.) from Brooklyn Law School.
AUTHORITATIVE, PROFESSIONAL NEIGHBORLY; VERSATILE VOICE
My voice has been described as authoritative and professional for presentations and narration; fun, likable, good friend and neighbor for commercials and narration; compelling and convincing for documentaries, public service announcements. I have a trained singing voice with good range.
Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform
• Middle Age Female
• Senior Female
Language(s) of Which I Am a Native Speaker:
• English - USA and Canada
I Offer my Services for these Recording Purposes
• IVR, voicemail, phone systems, and on-hold messages
• Training, business presentations, sales, and web sites
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)
Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)
• Non-Union Jobs
My Union Affiliations and Memberships
My Recording and Delivery Capabilities
• I will go to any designated studio in my area
• I can record and then deliver the audio files via Email
• I can record and then upload the audio files via FTP
• I can record and then deliver the files by regular mail
Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer
• I offer copywriting services
• I can deliver edited and finished voice tracks
My Home Base
New York CIty, New York, United States
Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects
I can do a variety of characterizations, such as southern accent, clipped English, soft and low pitched, high pitched and animated for cartoons, and so on as the character calls for. I have a good and flexible character and straight singing voice.
My Voice Experience
I am a professional voice actor with over four years of experience. My narration can be heard on the Discovery Channel (IMBdCredit) and on the District of Wonders Network: Far Fetched Fables, in addition to other works of narration. I'm also a skilled audiobook narrator. I have a versatile voice that can fit your needs for just about any project.
I have a B.A. degree in Communications from SUNY Albany,and an MFA in acting from NYU Tisch School of the Arts, where I focused on character work and singing. I also have a law degree (J.D.) from Brooklyn Law School. I have trained at Edge Studio in Manhattan, with an emphasis on narration and audiobooks. Since 2010, I have taken workshops and webinars in audiobook voicing, telephony, narration with many instructors, including, among others, Pat Fraley, Scott Brick, Johnny Heller, Carol Monda Sean Pratt, Anne Ganguzza, J. Michael Collins, Eliza Jane Schneider and Tom Pinto. I never stopped training.
My Studio Equipment
I have a professional outfitted home studio that is broadcast quality and can deliver the highest quality audio for your project.
I am a trained actor and singer, I have a working knowledge of the legal profession as an attorney here in Manhattan. I can also write copy.
Payment Methods Accepted
• Credit cards
Online Payments Via PayPal
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